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Subject[GIT PULL] x86/microcode updates for 4.21
Hi Linus,

please pull the latest x86-microcode-for-linus tree from:

git:// x86-microcode-for-linus

This update contains work started by Maciej to make the microcode
container verification more robust against all kinds of corruption and
also unify verification paths between early and late loading.

The result is a set of verification routines which validate the
microcode blobs before loading it on the CPU. In addition, the code is a
lot more streamlined and unified.

In the process, some of the aspects of patch handling and loading were

All provided by Maciej S. Szmigiero and Borislav Petkov.



The following changes since commit 9ff01193a20d391e8dbce4403dd5ef87c7eaaca6:

Linux 4.20-rc3 (2018-11-18 13:33:44 -0800)

are available in the Git repository at:

git:// x86-microcode-for-linus

for you to fetch changes up to 2ffcbce39ea1e355eed8c6527308624f366f1c58:

x86/microcode/AMD: Update copyright (2018-11-19 10:55:12 +0100)

Borislav Petkov (11):
x86/microcode/AMD: Move verify_patch_size() up in the file
x86/microcode/AMD: Clean up per-family patch size checks
x86/microcode/AMD: Cleanup verify_patch_size() more
x86/microcode/AMD: Concentrate patch verification
x86/microcode/AMD: Simplify patch family detection
x86/microcode/AMD: Move patch family check to verify_patch()
x86/microcode/AMD: Move chipset-specific check into verify_patch()
x86/microcode/AMD: Change verify_patch()'s return value
x86/microcode/AMD: Convert early parser to the new verification routines
x86/microcode/AMD: Fix container size's type
x86/microcode/AMD: Update copyright

Maciej S. Szmigiero (5):
x86/microcode/AMD: Subtract SECTION_HDR_SIZE from file leftover length
x86/microcode/AMD: Add microcode container verification
x86/microcode/AMD: Check microcode container data in the late loader
x86/microcode/AMD: Convert CPU equivalence table variable into a struct
x86/microcode/AMD: Check the equivalence table size when scanning it

arch/x86/kernel/cpu/microcode/amd.c | 470 +++++++++++++++++++++++-------------
1 file changed, 308 insertions(+), 162 deletions(-)


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